Training Your Dog the Humane Way: Teaching Tips for Resolving Problem Behaviors & Raising Happy Dog Dog owners facing tough behavior problems and unique canine personalities need tips and techniques to make their lives better. And many are realizing that traditional training through punishment is unpleasant and potentially damaging to the dog - and simply doesn't work long-term.With Training Your Dog the Humane Way, animal behaviorist and dog trainer Alana Stevenson provides dog owners with a simple, accessible guide to the most effective positive dog training techniques available. Alana presents easy-to-follow methods and advice for teaching dogs polite manners and resolving ongoing behavior issues. She provides solutions for such problems as housesoiling, play-biting, separation anxiety, fear of strangers, aggression, lunging while on leash, car sickness, and more. Readers will learn the most effective way to teach their dogs - through kindness and benevolent leadership.
Good Dog 101: Easy Lessons to Train Your Dog the Happy, Healthy Way A revolutionary step-by-step manual to teach dog owners how to humanely and easily train a dog. SPCA-certified Dahl covers all aspects of training dogs, especially puppy training. The book is organized by individual problem scenarios where very sort of bad behavior is addressed, whether it's if the dog compulsively digs all around your garden or if it likes to steal your shoes or if it jumps on every guest the minute they walk in the door. For each problem scenario, Dahl explains the reasons for such behavior, and then gives simply phrased instructions on how to resolve it and alter the dog's behavior for future scenarios. Her methods are humane (unlike Cesar Millan, she's approved by the SPCA) and simple, perfect for the hobbyist dog owner.
Be the Pack Leader: Use Cesar's Way to Transform Your Dog ... and Your Life The New York Times bestseller!Be the Pack Leader is Cesar Millan's guide for taking your relationship with your dog to a higher level. By developing the skills necessary to become the calm-assertive owner your dog needs in order for him to live a balanced, fulfilled life, you'll improve your dog's behavior and your own life as well.Be the Pack Leader is filled with practical tips and techniques, including: How to use calm-assertive energy in relating to your dog-and to others around you The truth about behavioral tools, from leashes and harnesses to clickers and e-collars How to satisfy the needs of your dog's breed Success stories from Cesar's clients, viewers, and fans-including the Grogan family of Marley & Me fame A quick reference guide of specific, step-by-step procedures to tackling some of the most common dog behavior problems
Spotty Training Treats are a delicious way to train your dog. These bite-sized treats with real liver flavoring will leave your dog's tail wagging for more. Feeding instructions: Feed as treat. This product is supplemental only and is not meant to replace your dog's regular diet.Features include: - Reward with good behavior - Highly Nutritious- Made with real liver
Curb the Bad and Bring out the Good in Your PetTrain your pet the safe and effective way with ProSeries Dog Off training device. This ultrasonic device emits sound waves that are audible only to dogs. So, the next time your dog tries to dig through the trash, just push the safety alarm button and your dog will instantly be alerted. This device will deter your pet from engaging in bad habits and will give you a clean slate to instill good ones. The ergonomic design of the ProSeries Dog Off gives you an easy and comfortable grip. ProSeries Dog OffHandheld deviceBuilt-in flashlightErgonomic designOperates on 9V batteryEmits 120 db audible sirenWith a built-in flashlight, this device can be conveniently used even in dimly-lit conditions. A Closer Look: The ProSeries Dog Off gives out a 120 db audible siren for grabbing your pet's attention. Your pet will be able to hear the alarm sound even from a 50 feet distance.Made specially for: Dogs of all ages
Dogs Can Sign, Too: A Breakthrough Method for Teaching Your Dog to Communicate Imagine being able to ask your poodle, "Who's at the door?" and having her respond, "It's Katy." Or asking your golden retriever, "Do you want a treat?" and him responding, "No, water." Or asking your Border collie, "Which toy do you want?" and getting the response, "Stick." If you've ever wondered what dogs would tell us if they could, now you can find out. The K9Sign system teaches dogs to communicate to us-making it a first in any dog training book category.Dogs Can Sign, Too is the first book dedicated exclusively to the K9Sign system for teaching dogs to communicate to their human companions using a vocabulary of gestures.This extraordinary education tool, developed by the creator of AnimalSign Language exclusively for the canine community, teaches people and their pets a unique mode of communication that employs an extensive lexicon of specific signs. Sample signs range from general concepts, such as "Food" or "Play" to identifying special treats, such as "Liver" or "Cheese" and specifying a favorite toy, such as "Ball" or "Frisbee." Signs also include useful questions such as "Who's that?" or "What type?" to naming a particular friend or family member, or even indicating a stranger. Learning and practicing K9Sign is a fun, challenging, and rewarding experience for both you and your dog that is sure to deepen the human-canine bond while expanding our ideas about interspecies communication.
Invisible Fencing Wire PetSafe Boundary Wire is a smart way of training and limiting your pet. This boundary wire for In-Ground radio Fence has 500 ft. of wire which can cover around 1/3 acre of the radio fence system. Run a complete loop to the in-ground radio fence transmitter and you'll be ready to start training your canine friend. PetSafe Boundary Wire Boundary wire for underground containment systems Covers around 1/3 acres Insulated solid copper wire Compatible with all in-ground radio fence system PetSafe Boundary Wire is used to create custom shaped barrier for your dog. It provides flexibility to protect outdoor areas and let you choose the area. A Closer Look: You just need to splice the PetSafe Boundary Wire using lubricating wire nuts. Bury this wire 1-3 inches underground and complete the loop for training your dog. Made Specially for: Dogs of all ages
Brain Games for Dogs: Fun Ways to Build a Strong Bond and Provide Vital Mental Stimulation Ideal for the growing number of dog owners who know that mental activity is as important as exercise when it comes to their dog's health and happiness. This book provides more than just fun ways to challenge a dog's thinking and puzzle-solving ability. Claire Arrowsmith strongly suggests that such challenges help build a strong bond between a dog and its owner. She examines the accepted evidence of the importance of mental stimulation and why it's important to use only reward-based teaching methods. She also explains how to use hand signals and incorporate mental challenges and learning into everyday activities. Icons for each game indicate whether it is interactive, solo or group, where it can be played, the level of difficulty and whether any props or toys are used. Some of these great games are: Puppy Play Hide and Seek Carry It Egg and Spoon Race Mini Agility Course Nature's Obstacle Course Find the Treat Roll Over, Play Dead and other performance tricksWith straightforward text and full-color photographs, Brain Games for Dogs is a valuable guide to important elements for successful and fun dog training.
Cesar's Rules: Your Way to Train a Well-Behaved Dog The training book you've been waiting for from the bestselling author and star of National Geographic Channel's Dog WhispererYour dog just doesn't seem to listen. You've been through obedience training, but he still can't seem to master the most basic commands. And nothing you do seems to prevent him from misbehaving. "Clients usually come to me when their dogs are ruining their lives, not when they won't sit," says Cesar. "But everywhere I go, people are telling me they are confused about the wide variety of training options and theories out there, and they feel paralyzed because they don't know which to choose." Now, in his usual straightforward, confident manner, Cesar takes on the topic of training for the first time, by explaining the importance of balance as the foundation for a healthy relationship between you and your dog. In order to provide a variety of training options, he calls upon some of the foremost experts in the field to offer their advice so that you can find the perfect approach that works for you and your dog through a variety of methods. Filled with practical advice, anecdotes, tips, and trouble-shooting techniques from Cesar and his colleagues, this is the ultimate guide to a well-behaved and well-balanced dog-from a new puppy to an old dog who can still learn new tricks.The Only Training Book You'll Ever Need#1 New York Times bestselling author Cesar Millan shows you how to communicate well with your dog and shares the most effective and humane methods for teaching your dog how to be a happy, well-behaved member of your household. In Cesar's Rules, he'll address: The most popular training techniques, including positive reinforcement and using a clicker Ways to teach basic obedience commands sucha as sit, stay, and come The importance of balance, and why a well-trained dog does not necessarily mean a balanced one How to use your dog's own natural inclinations to create better behavior The methods and theories from a variety of renowned trainers, including Bob Bailey, Ian Dunbar, Joel Silverman, Martin Deeley, and Mark Harden Encouraging and honoring your dog's instincts And much more . . .
Living World Teach N Treat Toy Living World Teach'N Treat is a new and unique interactive and educational toy for small pets, including rabbits, chinchillas, guinea pigs and rats. It's also suitable for mini or skinny pigs and parrots. Teach'N Treat is a fun and interesting way to teach small pets to search for treats. It allows small animals to forage for treats through observation, listening and learning. The Teach 'N Treat experience is stimulating and rewarding to both you and your small animal. It keeps your small pet's mind active and alert, plus it's an interactive tool that helps with bonding. It's also a very good way to help small pets stay active and healthy. Teach 'N Treat has 3 different levels of configuration to challenge and entertain your small pet.
Don't Let Your Dog Bark Incessantly PetSafe Spray Bark is the ideal way to stop your dog from barking continuously and without reason. The collar can be easily worn on the dog and when the dog starts barking it releases a safe burst of all natural citronella scent that will discourage your dog from barking. The bad habit will soon pave its way and you will find that the dog will be fully trained. PetSafe Spray Bark Lightweight spray Collar is adjustable according to the dog Natural citronella scent is safe and effective 100% waterproof collar receiver A Closer Look: The spray bark is made up with natural ingredients that are not harmful to the dog's health. Made Specially for: Dogs of all ages, up to 55 pounds. Fits neck sizes up to 20 inches.
Click Your Way to Rally Obedience Using quick, easy, positive methods with , Dennison explains how you can train your dog to excel in all levels of AKC or APDT Rally Obedience. Written in a user friendly, well organized style, this book will make training easier and more fun for both you and your dog. Dennison explains every sign and provides step by step training exercises. Her methods can be used with or without a clicker.
Cesar's Way: The Natural, Everyday Guide to Understanding and Correcting Common Dog Problems "I rehabilitate dogs. I train people." -Cesar MillanThere are at least 68 million dogs in America, and their owners lavish billions of dollars on them every year. So why do so many pampered pets have problems? In this definitive and accessible guide, Cesar Millan-star of National Geographic Channel's hit show Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan-reveals what dogs truly need to live a happy and fulfilled life. From his appearances on The Oprah Winfrey Show to his roster of celebrity clients to his reality television series, Cesar Millan is America's most sought-after dog-behavior expert. But Cesar is not a trainer in the traditional sense-his expertise lies in his unique ability to comprehend dog psychology. Tracing his own amazing journey from a clay-walled farm in Mexico to the celebrity palaces of Los Angeles, Cesar recounts how he learned what makes dogs tick. In Cesar's Way, he shares this wisdom, laying the groundwork for you to have stronger, more satisfying relationships with your canine companions. Cesar's formula for a contented and balanced dog seems impossibly simple: exercise, discipline, and affection, in that order. Taking readers through the basics of dog psychology and behavior, Cesar shares the inside details of some of his most fascinating cases, using them to illustrate how common behavior issues develop and, more important, how they can be corrected.Whether you're having issues with your dog or just want to make a good bond even stronger, this book will give you a deeper appreciation of how your dog sees the world, and it will help make your relationship with your beloved pet a richer and more rewarding one.Learn what goes on inside your dog's mind and develop a positive, fulfilling relationship with your best friendIn Cesar's Way, Cesar Millan-nationally recognized dog expert and star of National Geographic Channel's hit show Dog Whisperer with Cesar Millan-helps you see the world through the eyes of your dog so you can finally eliminate problem behaviors. You'll learn: What your dog really needs may not be what you're giving him Why a dog's natural pack instincts are the key to your happy relationship How to relate to your dog on a canine level There are no "problem breeds," just problem owners Why every dog needs a job How to choose a dog who's right for you and your family The difference between discipline and punishment And much more!Filled with fascinating anecdotes about Cesar's longtime clients, and including forewords by the president of the International Association of Canine Professionals and Jada Pinkett Smith, this is the only book you'll need to forge a new, more rewarding connection with your four-legged companion.
21 Days to Train Your Dog: Any Dog Can Be Taught Basics of Obedience Training in a Few Minutes/Day Now in paperback, this practical guide helps dog owners use positive rewards and a dog's natural instincts to achieve a stress-free canine-human relationship. With this book, any dog (and human) can be taught the basics of obedience in just three short weeks using easy five-minute exercises three times a day. With concise text and step-by-step captioned photographs, the 21-day training program -- called the Leadership Program -- demonstrates not just what to do, but explains why it should be done. Each successive week covers Heel, Sit, Stand, Down, Stay, Recall (Come), and Retrieve, with lessons becoming more demanding as weeks progress. Proven techniques for difficult dogs are also provided. Additional topics include: Differences in canine and human perception Recognizing manipulative behavior Motivating the dog Communicating through voice, attitude, and hand signals Special training equipment Training puppies and mature dogs.21 Days to Train Your Dog is an easy-to-follow guide that is informative and useful for both new and seasoned dog owners.
Man-Trailing: How to Train Your Bloodhound The extraordinary sensory skills of dogs are often indispensable, but especially in search and rescue missions. In man-trailing, the dog's sense of smell can be trained to find and follow vital human trails. With the aid of an object that is clearly scented with a missing person's smell, the tracking dog can identify the correct trail among numerous human and environmental scents. Filled with the latest research and practice, this is a comprehensive manual on tracking and a fascinating insight into the dog's unique sensory skills.
Click & Train Your Dog: Using Clicker Training to Transform Your Common Canine into a Superdog Click & Train Your Dog offers expert advice on using clicker training to teach basic obedience and good behavior to dogs of all ages and stages of life, from puppies to seniors. An easy-to-follow 10-week puppy training plan sets young dogs on the path to success. Unlike other training books, this valuable guide also provides advanced training techniques for agility, freestyle, and rally-o--activities to enjoy once you and your dog are adept at the basic clicker training method. It also reveals how to teach your dog basic commands, advanced obedience, and fun tricks to amuse your friends while helping alleviate common problem behaviors like barking, mouthing, and jumping up. The step-by-step instructions and great photographs make using the clicker easy to learn. Click & Train Your Dog encourages the entire family to participate in this gentle, effective, enjoyable, and increasingly popular form of dog training.
Training the Hard to Train Dog Are you the parent of a belligerent dog, or one who resists your every effort to modify his problem behavior? Training the Hard-to-Train Dog takes a practical approach to the subject of dog training with step-by-step "power training" techniques that teach you how to be a firm yet fair leader to your dog.This expertly written guide describes how to build on basic training techniques to regain control of a dog and help solve problem behaviors like housetraining issues, barking, growling, and biting. Case studies covering many different breeds reveal the inherited traits that make certain breeds harder to train, like herding breeds, guarding breeds, husky types, and terriers. A special chapter discusses how even the most willful dogs are trainable, so dog owners who might be on the verge of giving up their dog after having failed with other training methods will learn how to take control and avoid abandonment.
50 Tricks to Teach Your Dog: Amaze Your Friends! Impress Your Family! Challenge Your Dog! 50 Tricks to Teach Your Dog offers a wide range of intelligent games and tricks to teach dogs of any size, shape, or temperament. These tricks provide necessary mental and physical stimulation for both puppies and adults and a positive way to release excess energy. This enjoyable guide contains exciting tricks like "Shut the Door," "Count Out Loud," "High Five," "Peekaboo," and "Take a Bow," and provides training advice from the basics to the more complex elements to ensure safe and effective training technique for the entire family. The step-by-step photographs break each trick into easy-to-train parts and show you what to do if your dog makes mistakes as he is learning, while the helpful text explains how a well-taught and appropriate trick will help to reinforce the close bond and trust between you and your dog. This fun and easy-to-use book provides an assortment of tricks so pet parents can tailor playtime to their dogs' specific strengths and abilities. There is even a chapter on "rainy day tricks" to help keep dogs occupied when stuck inside the home.
Gravy Train Dry Dog Food Stir up a nourishing meal with Gravy Train Dry Dog Food. This quality dog food provides complete, balanced nutrition for adult dogs. Its great beef flavor will have your dog begging for more. 35 lb. bag.
Childproofing Your Dog: A Complete Guide to Preparing Your Dog for the Children in Your Life Master dog trainer and author of Good Owners, Great Dogs Brian Kilcommons shows readers how to encourage children and dogs to be perfect companions, in a comprehensive manual that demonstrates how to train an older dog to acept an infant, choose the right breed, and more.
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